At the Circulating Library Author Information: Henry Barton Baker
Author: Henry Barton Baker (1835–1906)
Biography: Henry Barton Baker was born in 1835. He worked as a miscellaneous writer of journalism, biography, popular works about the stage, and fiction. His novel Strafford: A Romance is a historical novel about the English Revolution. By the late 1890s he was receiving money from the Royal Literary Fund and the Press Fund, including a £30 pension. He died in 1906.
References: Nigel Cross, The Common Writer (1985); Loeber
- Strafford: A Romance. 3 vol. London: Tinsley Brothers, 1878.
- Margaret Grey: An Episode in a Life. 1 vol. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1896.